Conservation

Learn more about the Basalt Plain

9 Dec , 2015  

Try taking a mystery bike or car journey through the back roads of the basalt plain and re-imagine the blooming grassland! Or go for a walk anywhere around Melbourne’s Western Suburbs where there are no houses.

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Native Grassland Remnants
Western Basalt Plains grasslands once covered one tenth of Victoria. Now only 0.1% is left.
http://www.iramoo.org.au/about-iramoo/western-basalt-plains-grasslands

 

Victoria’s Volcanic Plains
The Western Basalt Plain stretches from Melbourne to Portland and as wide as Colac to Beaufort.
http://www.hamiltonvictoria.com.au/Main.asp?_=Volcanic%20Plain

 

 




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